Four Chicago Writers Named to Goodman’s  16/17 Playwrights Unit 

Four Chicago Writers Named to Goodman’s  16/17 Playwrights Unit 

Evan Linder  Goodman has selected four Chicago-based writers for the 16/17 Playwrights Unit, a year-long residency in partnership with Chicago Dramatists. The 2016-2017 playwrights are Lucas Baisch, whose work has been developed at Victory Gardens Theater, Post Q at Links Hall, Chicago Dramatists’ Saturday Series and more; Dawn Renee Jones,...

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Goodman Adds Eight More WONDERFUL TOWN Performances

Goodman Adds Eight More WONDERFUL TOWN Performances

Goodman Theatre has announced they will extend WONDERFUL TOWN.

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Bri Sudia – Crafting Her Own Path in Chicago Theater

Bri Sudia – Crafting Her Own Path in Chicago Theater

“I wasn’t really going to be an actor,” Bri Sudia insists. When I got a chance to interview her over the phone, she was fresh from rehearsal, stretching out after a long day at the Goodman, where she stars as Ruth Sherwood in the Mary Zimmerman-directed WONDERFUL TOWN.

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Goodman’s Full NEW STAGES Schedule and Casting Announced

Goodman’s Full NEW STAGES Schedule and Casting Announced

Casting is complete for the three “developmental productions” featured in Goodman Theatre’s 13thannual New Stages festival, a free celebration of new works by both established and emerging playwrights. The three plays, which are staged in repertory with modest production values following three weeks of rehearsal, include BLUE SKIES PROCESS by Abe...

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Interactive PLAY ‘N 90 Returns to Goodman Theatre

Interactive PLAY ‘N 90 Returns to Goodman Theatre

Goodman Theatre announces the return of PLAY ‘N 90 an interactive series in which families with children aged 5-12 fashion a theatrical creation in just 90 minutes.

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LuPone. Ebersole. WAR PAINT.

LuPone. Ebersole. WAR PAINT.

WAR PAINT is a master class in acting taught by Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole. It’s also damn good reminder that women can not only carry a show, but they can slather it in face cream and wrap it up in a pretty pink bow, all while bringing down the house just for walking on stage.

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Goodman Playwrights Unit Free Staged Readings July 21-31

Goodman Playwrights Unit Free Staged Readings July 21-31

Goodman Theatre’s first all-female Playwrights Unit presents “Women Rule The Stage,” a weekend of free staged readings devised by Kristiana Rae Colón, Sandra Delgado, Jenni Lamb and Calamity West. Over the past year, members worked with the Goodman’s artistic team to develop and discuss their plays-in-progress. The diverse line-up ranges...

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LEARNING CURVE Sells Out in Record Time and Extends

LEARNING CURVE Sells Out in Record Time and Extends

Albany Park Theater Project and Third Rail Projects, in partnership with Goodman Theatre, are extending the world-premiere immersive theater production, LEARNING CURVE.

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THE SIGN IN SIDNEY BRUSTEIN’S WINDOW is Life Purging its Imperfections

THE SIGN IN SIDNEY BRUSTEIN’S WINDOW is Life Purging its Imperfections

Men with big dreams, women fighting for visibility and love at the same time, while ignorance and bigotry divide people; though this sounds like the ingredients to contemporary mayhem, its roots are found in a play set in the 1960s.

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Goodman to Open Doors of Alice Rapoport Center May 18th.

Goodman to Open Doors of Alice Rapoport Center May 18th.

The Goodman Theatre will officially open the Alice Rapoport Center for Education and Engagement May 18th in conjunction with the Goodman-curated Citywide Celebration of Chicago native playwright Lorraine Hansberry

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